Bedford School of Performing Arts

Bedford School of Performing Arts - Affordable Drama Classes for Kids!

A PERFORMING ARTS SCHOOL WITH A DIFFERENCE!

Welcome to Bedford School of Performing Arts!

With weekly drama classes for 6-18 year olds as well as holiday workshops throughout the year, students gain experience in theatre, television, film and radio acting, led by our teaching team of professional actors. Run by award-nominated not-for-profit Big Bold Youth CIC, the school offers 50% off for siblings as well as a monthly payment option.


WEEKLY DRAMA CLASSES

Our weekly drama classes in Bedford are a great opportunity for young people to gain confidence, learn new skills and build friendships along the way. From theatre projects to television/film training, every class is a new experience for our students.

The Younger Ones

for 6-10 Year Olds!
£5.25per class
  • Our Younger Ones class is fun, bubbly and exciting! From drama games to improvisation, our students explore a range of skills in theatre, television, film and radio. Each class lasts 60 minutes.

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  • Days: Wednesdays

  • Times: 16:20-17:20

  • Venue: Tavistock Community Centre (MK40 2SX)

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The Middle Ones

for 10-14 Year Olds!
£7per class
  • Our Middle Ones class is thrilling and challenging! From improvisation to devising, our students explore a range of skills in theatre, television, film and radio. Each class lasts 80 minutes.

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  • Days: Wednesdays

  • Times: 17:20-18:40

  • Venue: Tavistock Community Centre (MK40 2SX)

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The Older Ones

for 14-18 Year Olds!
£8.75per class
  • From character improvisation to script projects, students in our Older Ones class explore a range of skills in theatre, television, film and radio. Each class lasts 100 minutes.

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LAMDA

for 6-18 Year Olds!
£5.25per class
  • Our LAMDA classes are a great way for students to put their skills to the test, taking Entry Level to Grade 8 exams each year in Acting, Devising and Verse & Prose. Each class lasts 60 minutes.

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HOLIDAY DRAMA WORKSHOPS

Our holiday drama workshops in Bedford are a great opportunity for young people to gain confidence, learn new skills and build friendships along the way. From theatre projects to television/film training, every workshop is a new experience for our students.

Half Term

for 6-18 Year Olds!
£15per workshop
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  • Our half term drama workshops are fun, bubbly and exciting! From drama games to improvisation, our students explore a range of skills in theatre, television, film and/or radio. Students also get to work on a small project, followed by a sharing for friends and family at the end of the session. Each workshop lasts 3 hours.

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  • Dates: May 2019 Date TBC

  • Times: 09:00-12:00 (6-10 Years) / 12:30-15:30 (10-14 Years)

  • Venue: Tavistock Community Centre (MK40 2SX)

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Summer

for 6-18 year olds!
£30per workshop
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  • From character improvisation to script projects, students in our Summer drama workshop explore a range of skills in theatre, television, film and/or radio. After getting to know each other, students then rehearse and perform a short play for friends and family at the end of the day. Each workshop lasts 6 hours.

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  • Dates: August 2019 Date TBC

  • Times: 09:00-15:00

  • Venue:Venue: Tavistock Community Centre (MK40 2SX)

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What To Expect

✔ Fun ✔ New skills ✔ Life-long friendships ✔ Professionally led

Term Dates

Summer Term 2019 1st May – 17th July (Half Term: 27th-31st May)

Fees

Starting from £5.25 per class, we offer free trials for all new students as well as 50% off for siblings! Pay your fees either termly or utilise our monthly payment option (with 0% interest, fees or additional charges).

Our Mission

We want to ensure that every young person in Newport Pagnell and the surrounding areas has access to drama through our affordable and accessible activities, both in and outside school.

Student Development

Using our educational framework, we always focus on our student’s development, not the cost!

Education

We pride ourselves on having some of the most passionate teaching staff around, all of whom are working industry professionals and have trained at some of the country’s leading drama schools.

The Teaching Team

Leanne
Leanne
Drama Teacher
Leanne trained on the BA Hons acting course at Italia Conti, London  and has since performed at a variety of Theatres including the National Theatre,
Bedford Drama Class Students and Staff

WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE?

From our teaching teams to our activities, discover what makes our drama classes so awesome!

Big Bold Youth was founded in 2015 and established as a not-for-profit Community Interest Company in 2017, with a mission to provide affordable and accessible drama activities for young people across the UK. Our main policy is acceptance. We want every child to have the opportunity to experience drama, even if they don’t wish to forge a career as an actor. There are huge benefits to be gained from joining a local drama group, from building confidence to improving communication. Whether your joining one of our weekly drama classes or enjoying an action packed school workshop, we have created an educational framework to guide our students through the process of developing skills in acting, voice and movement.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR DRAMA CLASSES IN BEDFORD TODAY BY CONTACTING US ON:

01234 815 744 / [email protected]


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